Posted 1 a.m. Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Photo of Lauren Klitzke, Collection Development and Acquisitions Specialist at Murphy Library

Get to know Lauren Klitzke, Collection Development and Acquisitions Specialist

Meet Lauren, one of the newest members of the Murphy Library team! As the Collection Development & Acquisitions Specialist, she assists with the purchasing of library materials such as books, streaming videos and more. She says she loves that she gets to buy books for a living! 

Join us in welcoming Lauren, and keep reading to learn more about her!

More about Lauren

Lauren says, "This is my father-in-law's dog Milo. He was the first one to welcome me into the family when my husband and I met. I quickly became his person."

Where are you from? 

Holmen, Wisconsin 

What's your favorite part of your job? 

Seeing all the new books coming in. 

How long have you worked here? 

6 weeks. 

What do you do when not at work? 

Read. All the time. 

What have you read/viewed/listened to/etc. recently? 

I am currently re-reading all of Sarah J. Maas's books. 

What might surprise us about you? 

I have a twin brother. 


  • Book - Any book by Sarah J. Maas. 
  • Movie - "Practical Magic" 
  • T.V. show - "Once Upon A Time"
  • Season - Autumn 
  • Holiday - Halloween 
  • Food - Sushi
  • Color - Black